Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - July 25, 2012

Big Fish Games Takes To The Clouds With New Offering

Sometimes it’s good to be a big fish in a small pond, but Big Fish Games is looking beyond the pond. The company is looking to the cloud with a new service called Big Fish Unlimited, which went live on Tuesday.


Mario, Link, Pikachu and the rest of the Nintendo’s franchise characters have faced many a battle, but it could take all their combined powers – and some luck – to save the day for the world’s largest maker of video-game consoles.

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.